Date Archives → January 2009
Places We Live
One of the most disturbing details about Slumdog Millionaires is how Danny Boyle showed the way people lived. The shanty towns right next to the new shiny corporate buildings. This exhibition echoes that disturbing feeling. The pictures and stories are amazing.
Get your dogs from the shelter
If you’re on the fence about getting a pure bred dog vs. a shelter dog, think about it first. You can get some of the most amazing and sweetest dogs in the shelter. All dogs have medical issues eventually. But pedigree dogs have way more issues. This video by the BBC is incredibly hard to… Continue reading
Because that Valentine's Card made me think of The Smiths more today
Best Valentine's Card Out There
Slumdog Millionaire – Paper Planes – MIA
I know everyone is probably so done with this song. But I can’t get enough of it.
Oh Technology…You are Costing Me
This will be the 4th time I buy this album. I had it on tape, of course I don’t have a tape player now. I bought it on CD when I went to college and my crazy crack-addicted roommate at CZ scratched it when she was using it for her needles. I bought it again… Continue reading
Message to Helen the NYer
Just had dinner with you and it was lovely ….as usual. We talked about the plane crash in the Hudson River and how it was relatively close to you. Remember when you moved to NY and then like 6 months later 9/11 happened? Is this not a clue that you need to come back to… Continue reading
Lately, I’ve been really interested in what people live in. This guy designed his 344 square foot apartment so it can transform into 24 different layouts. Yes its as pretty as you think it could be. With cool lighting and a deep bathtub. I’m trying to figure out how everything moves and is it something… Continue reading
Oh yes. So looking forward to this: Eleven Minutes – The Lowdown on High Fashion. When he showed this outfit: I wanted it. In bone white. So I could look like an Asian Bjork running around the Adirondacks while listening to Coldplay. Oooooo spacey.